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Display group membership in UI when user added via dynamic rule.

Per IBM documentation: "When users are added to an access group by a rule, they aren't displayed as members on the access group user list." How are users who do not have access to the ibmcloud command line going to know what groups they are in? We...
over 2 years ago in Identity and Access Management 0 Planned for future release

Daily / Weekly Usage Report

Currently we get a monthly aggregate of usage metrics. This doesn't give us insight into how changes to infrastructure affects our usage.
almost 3 years ago in Billing 2 Planned for future release

Permission to disable MFA for parent user

A parent user is assign when a user is created/invited into the portal by customer person with the appropriate permission for IAM in the IBM account. That person with the IAM permission can do anything except disable MFA that the user enable by hi...
almost 3 years ago in Identity and Access Management 0 Planned for future release

Synchronous mirroring over 2 locations in one IBM Cloud site for block data as a foundation for availability

Background Currently we running + 100 customers with one or several LPARS each (Power Server with IBMi). We would like to migrate to IBM Cloud. These customers run mainly their ERP system in IBMi. The ERP system acts like a business hub, with a lo...
about 3 years ago in Block Storage 1 Planned for future release

I want 'GitLab Community Edition Link' on my IBM Cloud dashboard

For example, use the'Node-RED Starter kit'in IBM Cloud to create a new resource. This will automatically create a toolchain and at the same time add'Git Repos '. after a while After you finish using the resource, delete the automatically crea...
about 3 years ago in  3 Planned for future release

Detailed messages when storage runs out of ports

I had a recent issue when the Tier 3 port definitions reached their maximum number, so every deployment just went to error state - no messages and no status updates on the state of the Data Centre. Suggest better error capture and alerting around ...
about 3 years ago in  1 Planned for future release

Ubuntu20 support for classic infrastructure

Recently we got email about EOL for Ubuntu16. So the only option will be Ubuntu18 soon. We need to resetup plenty of servers, so it would be great to go with Ubuntu20 at once
over 3 years ago in Compute 0 Planned for future release

Pipeline integration when a Git Release

It would be nice if we could launch a CI pipeline when a Release/Tag event happens in your Git repository
about 4 years ago in  0 Planned for future release

Multiple selection of components on IBM Cloud Status.

Current items have only one component field. Some items have multiple services/components affected but we can not filter them by component field. (See attached file for details) We request that items can have multiple component fields so that we c...
almost 5 years ago in  1 Planned for future release